Table 1

Subset of cyanobacterial taxa used for the analyses with GenBank accession numbers for 16S rDNA sequences

unicellular strains

accession numbers

multicellular strains

accession numbers


Section I

Section III

Chamaesiphon subglobosus PCC 74301

AY170472

Arthronema gygaxiana UTCC 393

AF218370

Cyanobium sp. JJ23-1

AM710371

Arthrospira platensis PCC 8005

X70769

Cyanothece sp. PCC 88011

AF296873

Crinalium magnum SAG 34.87

AB115965

Chroococcus sp. JJCM

AM710384

Filamentous thermophilic cyanobacterium

DQ471441

Dactylococcopsis sp.1

AJ000711

Geitlerinema sp. BBD HS2171

EF110974

Gloeobacter violaceus PCC 74211

BA000045

Halospirulina sp.1

NR_026510

Gloeothece sp. PCC 6909/11

EU499305

Leptolyngbya sp. ANT.LH52.1

AY493584

Microcystis aeruginosa strain 0381

DQ363254

Lyngbya aestuarii PCC 74191

AB075989

Prochlorococcus sp. MIT93131

AF053399

Microcoleus chthonoplastes PCC 74201

AM709630

Prochloron sp.1

X63141

Oscillatoria sp.1

AJ133106

Radiocystis sp. JJ30-3

AM710389

Oscillatoria sancta PCC 7515

AF132933

Synechococcus elongatus PCC 63011

AP008231

Phormidium mucicola IAM M-221

AB003165

Synechococcus sp. CC9605

AY172802

Plectonema sp. F31

AF091110

Synechococcus sp. WH8101

AF001480

Planktothrix sp. FP1

EU078515

Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

NC_000911

Prochlorothrix hollandica1

AJ007907

Synechocystis sp. PCC 63081

AB039001

Pseudanabaena sp. PCC 6802

AB039016

Synechocystis sp. CR_L291

EF545641

Pseudanabaena sp. PCC 7304 1

AF132933

Synechococcus sp. P1

AF132774

Spirulina sp. PCC 6313

X75045

Synechococcus sp. C91

AF132773

Starria zimbabweensis SAG 74.901

AB115962

Synechococcus lividus C1

AF132772

Symploca sp.PCC 8002

AB039021

Acaryochloris sp. JJ8A61

AM710387

Trichodesmium erythraeum IMS 1011

AF013030

Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-11

BA000039

Section IV

Section II

Anabaena sp. PCC 7108

AJ133162

Chroococcidiopsis sp. CC2

DQ914864

Calothrix sp. PCC 71031

AM230700

Dermocarpa sp. MBIC10768

AB058287

Nodularia sp. PCC 78041

AJ133181

Dermocarpella incrassata

AJ344559

Nostoc sp. PCC 7120

X59559

Myxosarcina sp. PCC 73121

AJ344561

Scytonema sp. U-3-31

AY069954

Myxosarcina sp. PCC 7325

AJ344562

Section V

Pleurocapsa sp. CALU 1126

DQ293994

Chlorogloeopsis sp. PCC 75181

X68780

Pleurocapsa sp. PCC 7516

X78681

Fischerella sp. PCC 7414

AB075986

Symphyonema sp. strain 1517

AJ544084


Eubacteria

Beggiatoa sp. 'Chiprana'

EF428583


1species used to test substitutional saturation

Schirrmeister et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:45   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-45

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